In this online course, Carol Shelkin breaks down the mystery of how to mosaic a shoe. It is important to follow her step-by-step instruction so that you will successfully complete the project. Carol shares some great tips and tricks in the mosaic process of this type of object. She also shows a variety of completed mosaic shoe project pictures in the introduction, so you can see the many options for this project. Carol shares her full list of supplies in the downloadable PDF of all the materials, tools, and resources necessary.
This is a great online course and is taught at a beginner level. However, by later using the techniques Carol teaches, you can challenge yourself to create more intricate mosaic shoe designs.
Working in a mixed media style with layering techniques, Carol shares here years of experience and talent. To start this course students will learn how to choose their materials and create their background using, tissue paper, glitter, personal photos or art work along with other found objects, baubles and beads. Carol shares all tips, techniques and secrets to create a successful tempered glass mosaic. Using a single piece of tempered glass, Carol carefully explains how to break and use the pieces to create the whimsical art along with other glass for different effects. Carol also explains the best way to create tinted grout using the Santa Barbara School of Mosaic Art liquid tints. This is a no fail project that is great for the beginner or the the more experienced.